Media Arts and Culture

MAAC4404Mobile Media (A)3 ch (3S)

This course explores the impact and influence mobile devices have had, and continue to have, on patterns of life, work and play. Examines the unique media forms and characteristic experiences emerging from the use of smart phones, tablets and other handheld digital devices. Discussions, readings and assignments encourage critical reflection on the relationship between technology and culture in a mobile world.

Prerequisite: 60 ch, or permission of the instructor.